Assistant Director of Lawyering Skills and Institutional Assessment
Professor of Lawyering Skills
Tel. 714.444.4141 ext. 230
Building Two, Room 230
Professor Mauerman received her B.A. from Northwestern University and her J.D., cum laude, from the University of San Diego School of Law, where she was the recipient of the American Jurisprudence Award in Torts, Remedies, and Criminal Procedure, and was a member of the Order of the Coif. She also received the honors of Best Appellate Brief and Best Oralist, and completed an externship with Judge Gordon Thompson, Jr. in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California. After graduation from law school, Professor Mauerman clerked for Magistrate Judge Cynthia G. Aaron in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California.
Professor Mauerman taught Professional Skills I as an adjunct faculty member of the law school beginning in 2000. Before joining the law faculty as a full-time member in 2008, she practiced law in the area of wills, trusts, and estate planning. Within the law school, Professor Mauerman teaches first-year Lawyering Skills, Professional Responsibility, Pretrial Litigation, International Sports Law, and E-Discovery. She also serves as the Assistant Director of the Lawyering Skills Institute and as a competition coach for the Moot Court Honors Board. Professor Mauerman has focused her recent scholarship on assessment in legal education, and has contributed to the law school’s assessment efforts on both the program and institutional levels.